First Day Of Spring

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March Weather Madness: Spring Arrives Friday, But Winter Returns Sunday

While Friday and Saturday should see temperatures in the 50s, or slightly above normal for this time of year, Sunday and Monday will be much chillier, with conditions more suitable for late February.


The first day of spring looked more like the middle of winter Friday morning. Thankfully, the flurries during the morning commute didn't leave much snow on the ground, and it wasn't sticking around long, with temperatures climbing into the mid 40s by the afternoon. (Credit: CBS)

First Day Of Spring Starts With Flurries

Thursday is the first day of spring, but Mother Nature must have hit the snooze alarm, as Chicagoans were greeted with snow flurries and freezing temperatures.


Burr Elementary. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Off To Cold Start To Spring

If you walked outside, you wouldn’t believe today is the first day of spring. But there it is, right on the calendar, March 20. Spring has sprung.



82 Degrees For The First Day Of Spring

Another record-setting day is expected Tuesday, as temperatures climb as high as the mid-80s in some far south suburban areas.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2012